Swanson Road, Waitakere

Artist: Diane Rimmer

Are these e-books?

About the artwork

Library : What I enjoyed about painting this cabinet was that as well as being in the community, it is about the community.

It is outside a public library (Ranui Library), so I painted a huge pile of books waiting to be read.

This artwork is a bibliography of not just my favourite books, but a visual record of books by and about the local community.

About the artist

Diane Rimmer is a West Auckland artist and teacher. She has painted several power boxes similar to this one, exhibited her artwork in group and solo shows throughout New Zealand, and taught children in art classes all over Auckland.

Find out more:

http://www.diversityworks.org.nz/how-diversity-works/diane-rimmer/

http://www.sanderson.co.nz/Artist/210/Diane-Rimmer.aspx